Installing IDE drive into laptop Tags: Chipsets Laptops Fujitsu Motherboards Last response: August 17, 2010 4:02 AM in Motherboards Share Anonymous a b D Laptop a b V Motherboard February 26, 2010 6:17:48 PM Hello, I am trying to install an IDE drive into an old laptop. Laptop had a Fujitsu MHS2040at 40gb drive in it, new one is a Fujitsu MHV2080at 80gb. I get to the BIOS page and the new hard drive is recognised but I can't get any further. Help! More about : installing ide drive laptop albienoche August 17, 2010 4:02:20 AM I have the same exact problem. Doing a BIOS hard drive test works fine. When trying to install a new operating system the setup is not able to partition the drive. I have to investigate further. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Installing xp from ide adapter Forum Help with installing hard disk drives on laptop and windows xp Forum WD Caviar Black 2TB 64 Cache Image Drive drops & stays IDE Forum External Maxtor IDE Drive Not being recognized Forum External Maxtor IDE Drive Not being recognized Forum Installing Windows 7 on laptop drive Forum Ghosting xp on an old ide drive and putting it on a new sata drive Forum Swapping IDE Hard Drive & SSD Forum SSD freezing using IDE -SATA adapter Forum How to clone IDE to a SATA for boot drive Forum Problems Installing Win 7 on a Wiped Hard Drive Forum [ATA/ IDE ] Installs, can't access HD Forum XP setting laptop drive to UDMA-2, should be UDMA-5 -- ide .. Forum Cannot install windows 7 on new wd hard drive on laptop Forum PC hangs at BIOS screen after updating graphics driver. Forum Laptop motherboard repair guide Forum Usb2 and external hard drive Forum Where is CMOS jumper MOBO in inspiron 3800 laptop Forum Where is BIOS in inspiron 3800 laptop Forum How do I file a class action lawsuit against HP for a laptop that dioed three we Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !